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Mferguson
Birmingham, AL
Morning/Noon Weather for FOX6 WBRC
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A cold front is poised to push through our area today, but it's not bringing much of a chance of rain. In fact, so far we've only seen a few clouds out of this system. A better chance of rain will likely develop into south Alabama in the heat of... Continue reading
Posted 16 hours ago at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We go from a wet weather pattern to a very hot one. I'm only going with a 20-percent chance of showers for this afternoon...highs in the low 90s, with "feels like" temps at 100 or above. A frontal boundary is set to push into Alabama tomorrow, bringing with it a... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at WBRC First Alert Weather
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This morning we have overcast skies with temps in the 70s, but our radar is showing no rainfall. We could see a few isolated showers develop this afternoon, but this morning's model run isn't showing a lot of coverage. Look for highs this afternoon to top out in the low... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We begin our morning with clouds mainly north of the I-20/59 corridor, and clearer skies north of that line. Temps are in the mid-70s in most locations, with slightly cooler air into east Alabama. A stalled front is draped across north Alabama and that is where we are seeing isolated... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at WBRC First Alert Weather
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A stalled frontal boundary across our area will again bring us a chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms to kick off our new workweek. This morning the best chance of rainfall looks like it will be into our north and northwest counties. Expect highs in the upper 80s this afternoon...with... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We have a Dense Fog Advisory (highlighted in gray) for Bibb, Greene and Hale counties until 9am. We also have a Flash Flood Watch (highlighted in green) for central into east Alabama through tonight. Radar is dry this morning, but our forecast models are showing some isolated clusters of heavy... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We begin our morning with just a few isolated showers out there. Under overcast skies, look for a 50-percent chance of rain today. Severe storms are not expected, but we could see flooding in some isolated areas. Expect highs in the mid-80s. We were expecting to see drier air on... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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While we continue to see a Flash Flood Watch for several counties in our area through this afternoon, the latest model runs don't show as much rain coverage for today. If we see any flooding I do believe it will be isolated. Our best chance of rain will come in... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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Ok, you do remember last Summer we had a drought, right? Wellllll, not so much this Summer. On top of what we have already experienced the past few months, we now have a very soupy, wet weather pattern this week and stretching into the next one. We begin the day... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We have a very soupy, wet weather pattern we are stuck in this week, with unusually high rain chances for this time of the year. We begin the day with showers moving through our central corridor, with temps in the mid to upper 70s. With scattered showers and thunderstorms, look... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We saw a few showers move through our area in the overnight hours. We begin our Friday with mostly cloudy skies and temps in the low 70s. Look for another chance of some scattered showers and a few storms rolling through our area this afternoon. Highs are expected to top... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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Moisture continues to build in out of the Gulf today. We have a 30-percent chance of showers...with highs in the mid to upper 80s. Spotty showers take us into tonight, with lows near 72. An approaching cold front raises our rain chances to about 50-percent for Friday...with highs near 88...and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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First we see the clouds and an increase in humidity levels today....with a 20-percent chance of showers, expect highs in the mid to upper 80s this afternoon...and winds becoming southeast around 5 mph. Tonight should bring variably cloudy skies...lows near 70...and light winds. Rain is expected to begin moving into... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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Quite a morning we're having with temps in the 60s. Look for a few more clouds in the mix for this afternoon, with highs topping out in the upper 80s to around 90-degrees...and winds out of the northeast around 5 mph. Look for partly cloudy skies tonight...lows near 69...and east... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We get started on this last day of July, 2017 with very comfortable conditions, with lower humidity levels. Expect a very nice day today with mostly sunny skies...light winds out of the northeast...and highs in the upper 80s. Tonight should be mostly clear...lows near 67-degrees...and light winds. Tuesday is expected... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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FIRST ALERT: FLASH FLOOD WATCH is effective between 10AM Friday and midnight. Additional flash flooding into already flood ravaged areas is our biggest concern today. The best chance for stronger storms will be well to the north of our area. Forecast models show the highest rainfall into our area today... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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Today could prove to be our hottest day of the week, with highs in the low to mid 90s expected across our area. Many places, primarily into west Alabama, could see heat indices make it close to 105-degrees. A Heat-Advisory could be issued this afternoon. While we have only a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We begin our Wednesday morning with mostly clear skies out there. A frontal boundary is expected to push most showers and storms south of I-85 into south Alabama today. While we can't rule out an isolated shower, heat becomes a concern again. Highs are expected to reach the low to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We still have a very soupy air mass in place today and with that we again have the chance of seeing isolated heavy downpours this afternoon with the potential for isolated flash flooding. Yesterday many areas only saw a trace of rainfall, while over 3.5 inches was recorded at the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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An approaching trough is expected to give us a decent chance of rain and thunderstorms today. Look for highs in the upper 80s to low 90s...with heat indices remaining below Heat Advisory criteria...into the mid-90s. Some of our storms today could be strong with heavy downpours and lightning strikes. Most... Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We begin the morning with our warmest overnight temps in awhile. We started out in the upper 70s in many areas. Yesterday scattered afternoon thunderstorms helped to drop our temps considerably across our area, however today's rain chances are not as high as a ridge of high pressure continues to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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Beat the heat if you can over the next few days. We are expecting highs in the mid-90s and "feels like" temps into the triple digits. Try not to overdo it outside, take breaks and drink lots of fluids. We have just a slight chance of an isolated shower or... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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Heat is the headline for the next few days. Today under mostly clear to partly cloudy skies look for highs near 93..with a heat index of 105-108-degrees. There is a "code orange" ozone alert today for Jefferson and Shelby counties. Tonight...should be mostly clear...lows near 74...and light winds. The temps... Continue reading
Posted Jul 19, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We are looking at another hot, humid day today with only a slight chance of isolated, heat-activated showers in the afternoon. Look for highs to top out close to 90-degrees...with a light wind becoming east around 5 mph. Tonight is expected to be mostly clear...with lows near 74...and light winds.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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It looks like a steamy week ahead. Today will be similar to yesterday, with highs topping out in the upper 80s...and feels like temps into the 90s...and winds out of the south around 5 mph. Expect lows tonight near 73...and light winds. Highs in the low 90s are expected Tuesday... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather